Chester D. Waldron
Company D 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry
4th Infantry Division
Chester D. Waldron was born on August 22, 1925 in DeWitt, Clinton County, Illinois.
He listed his home of residence as Clinton, Illinois.
Private Waldron was killed in
action in France, during the fighting in the
hedgerow countryside of Normandy, on July 8, 1944.
Chester D. Waldron was buried in
the temporary U.S. Military Cemetery
Sainte Mere-Eglise #2 at Carentan, France in Block P Row 7 Grave 132 and was moved to the permanent
cemetery at Colleville-sur-Mer, most likely in 1948 when the temporary cemeteries were shut down.
Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial
Departement du Calvados
Plot: Section C Row 16 Grave 27
Grave marker for Chester D. Waldron
Photo by Frogman from the Find A Grave website
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